7 Reasons Why People Love Moving to Pune
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7 Reasons Why People Love Moving to Pune

It feels like people have been moving to Pune in droves lately. Truth be told, communities have been calling our city home since pre-Independence. The Parsis, Goans, Sindhis and Iranis have settled here since the middle of the 20th Century. Let’s analyse a few reasons ...

June 21, 2017
Living the Pune Dream – The Series
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Living the Pune Dream – The Series

If you’ve been with me since my New Girl in Pune series, you know all about the waterworks, the culture shock and the whole “should I stay or go back?” saga. It took about six months for me to admit that I was actually starting ...

May 24, 2017
New Girl in Pune – The Series
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New Girl in Pune – The Series

I remember sitting in the warden’s office on my first day, eyeing the simple girl from Sultanpur in her yellow kurta who hadn’t said a word till now. She was going to be my roommate? I was sure we didn’t have a thing in ...

January 22, 2017
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Once a Punekar, Always a Punekar
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Once a Punekar, Always a Punekar

We’ve heard it all when it comes to Pune. Have you noticed how everybody is bored and wants to move out of Pune, but nobody ever does? It’s because no matter who you are, the city of Pune grows on you, and there’s no denying ...

November 08, 2016
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series

As her name suggests, and those of you who are aware of the trade, she was a vegetable vendor. She would come home almost everyday, balancing her toplya (wicker cases) on her head. To make sure that her head did not bear all the weight ...

September 03, 2016
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An Open Letter to Fellow Punekars
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An Open Letter to Fellow Punekars

Fellow Punekars, This is an open letter to you. So, let me begin by saying, do take offense, please. Dear Punekar, I know you love your city, but you sure as hell have a funny way of showing it; especially when you leave your trash splattered ...

August 31, 2016
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